Watch Samsung’s latest Galaxy Unpacked event with us at 10AM ET

Samsung is on the cusp of its third Galaxy Unpacked event of 2021, and it won’t surprise you to hear that the company would like you to tune in. via Technology and News Today https://www.engadget.com/watch-samsung-galaxy-unpacked-april-28-event-132339626.html

Samsung Galaxy S21 phones have lost half their value since January, study says

Samsung’s latest flagship smartphones, launched at the end of January, have already lost around half of their value, according to a study published Wednesday by Sell Cell, a site that lets you sell your used phone. via Technology and News Today https://www.cnet.com/news/samsung-galaxy-s21-phones-lost-half-their-value-since-january-study-says/

DxOMark gives the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra a lower score than the S20 Ultra

DxOMark has finished its camera review of the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra (using an Exynos-powered unit) and the results are not good – the overall score is just 121. Not only is that low, but it’s less than the 126 points awarded to the Galaxy S20 Ultra from a year ago. via Technology and News Today https://www.gsmarena.com/dxomark_gives_the_samsung_galaxy_s21_ultra_a_lower_score_than_the_s20_ultra-news-47995.php

DxOMark gives the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra a lower score than the S20 Ultra

DxOMark has finished its camera review of the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra (using an Exynos-powered unit) and the results are not good – the overall score is just 121. Not only is that low, but it’s less than the 126 points awarded to the Galaxy S20 Ultra from a year ago. via Technology and News Today https://www.gsmarena.com/dxomark_gives_the_samsung_galaxy_s21_ultra_a_lower_score_than_the_s20_ultra-news-47995.php

Samsung S21 Ultra Review: This Blew Me Away!

Review done by me on the S21 Ultra in Phantom black. With a big ole beautiful display Super AMOLED display, a 120Hz refresh rate screen, 4 cameras to boot, and a large battery… what more can someone ask for? At this price point you better hope it has top tier specs or else it isn’t worth

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Apple eclipses Samsung as top smartphone vendor for the first time in four years, says Gartner

The introduction of Apple Inc.’s iPhone 12 family helped the smartphone giant overtake Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. as the top smartphone vendor in the holiday quarter, according to Gartner, marking Apple’s first time holding down the top position in four years. Apple AAPL, -2.98% had a 20. via Technology and News Today https://www.marketwatch.com/story/apple-eclipses-samsung-as-top-smartphone-vendor-for-the-first-time-in-four-years-says-gartner-11614008750

Samsung’s profits rose in 2020 despite the pandemic

Samsung’s profits rose in 2020 despite the pandemic

Samsung Electronics has reported its fourth-quarter earnings, confirming that the company made more money in 2020 than the year before despite the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. Operating profit was up to 35.99 trillion won ($32.1 billion) off 236.81 trillion won ($211.

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Samsung’s Galaxy S21 phones won’t have a charger in the box

Samsung’s Galaxy S21 phones won’t have a charger in the box

As expected, Samsung’s new Galaxy S21 phones won’t come with a power adapter in the box. Each phone ships with a USB-C to USB-C cable, but you’ll need to provide your own charger. Samsung is reducing the price of its 25W charger to $20, down from $35, to make up for the fact.

Continue Reading . . . https://www.engadget.com/samsung-galaxy-s21-no-charger-151531920.html

The big day has arrived for Samsung’s entire Galaxy S10 family

The big day has arrived for Samsung’s entire Galaxy S10 family

As awesome of a job as Samsung has managed to do in kicking off the Android 11 update for its newest and greatest flagships and then spreading the love to several older and humbler smartphones late last year, one extremely popular high-end handset family was still left waiting until 2021.

Continue Reading . . . https://www.phonearena.com/news/samsung-galaxy-s10-series-android-11-update-rollout_id129352

You can now reserve a preorder for Samsung’s Galaxy S21

You can now reserve a preorder for Samsung’s Galaxy S21

Samsung’s Galaxy S21 lineup of phones will reportedly debut on January 14th. If there’s even a slight chance you might pick one up, you can now place a reservation to guarantee a preorder slot when those become available, which they usually do right after an Unpacked event ends.

Continue Reading . . . https://www.theverge.com/2020/12/28/22202683/samsung-galaxy-s21-ultra-plus-s-pen-preorder-reserve

Samsung’s influential chairman Lee Kun-hee dies at 78

Samsung’s influential chairman Lee Kun-hee dies at 78

The tech industry has lost one of its most important figures. Samsung has revealed that Chairman Lee Kun-hee died on October 25th at the age of 78 after spending the past six years in hospital following a heart attack.

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Grab Samsung’s 500GB T5 SSD for $80 at Best Buy

Grab Samsung’s 500GB T5 SSD for $80 at Best Buy
Provided you don’t need an SSD with features like a water-resistant enclosure, it’s tough to go wrong with the T5. We haven’t reviewed it, but publications like Wirecutter consistently recommend it as one of the most reliable portable SSDs you can buy. It includes a USB 3.
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Samsung’s Exynos 880 delivers 5G speeds to mid-range phones

Samsung’s Exynos 880 delivers 5G speeds to mid-range phones
The main difference appears to be in camera support. Where the Exynos 980 can support up to a 108-megapixel main camera, the Exynos 880 is “limited” to 64-megapixel main cameras or dual 20-megapixel setups. 4K video recording is supported at up to 30 fps with H.265, H.264 and VP9 codecs.
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